Top 5 Hiltons Within the US for Two Free Nights on Hilton Reserve

The Citi Hilton Honor Reserve Card offers two free weekend nights (Fri, Sat, Sun) at almost any Hilton worldwide after spending $2,500 in the first four months.

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“Almost any Hilton” basically excludes only all inclusive properties and time shares.

There are Two Opposite Strategies to Maximize Hilton (Hilton Reserve vs. Points)

In 2013, Hilton gutted its award chart for its top tier properties by adding several categories and moving the most expensive properties from 50,000 points per night to 95,000.

But during the gutting of the top end, the bottom tiers actually got less expensive! Categories 1 and 2 both got 2,500 points per night cheaper.

Combine Alaska Awards on Hainan & Two Hilton Card Offers For (Almost Free) Trip to Asia


Hainan Airlines partnered with Alaska Airlines earlier this year, and their flights are now bookable on Their award chart is dirt cheap.

That's right, 50,000 miles one way in a flat bed for over 13 hours, with connections all over Asia. The only other deal that can compare is using Alaska miles to book Cathay Pacific flights for the same amount of miles and a little less out of pocket expenses (Hainan charges mild fuel surcharges-- about $140 per one way).

Hilton Points & Money Awards

Hilton offers the chance to combine points and money to book hotel rooms, which can be a way to stretch both your points and money further. But are these Points and Money awards a better value than free night awards?

I'm digging deep into the Hilton program because right now, not only is the Citi® Hilton HHonors™ Visa Signature® Card offering 75,000 bonus Hilton points after spending $2,000 in three months, but the Hilton HHonors Surpass Credit Card from American Express is also offering 100,000 bonus points after spending $3,000 in three months.

New Citi Rule: Only One Sign Up Bonus Per Brand Per 24 Months

The Hilton 75k offer has expired. For the current top offers, click here.


The wording of the terms and conditions for Citi credit card sign up offers has changed.

Earn Miles Paying Rent! No Credit Card Fees Through 2016

The Hilton 75k offer has expired. For the current top offers, click here.


You can pay your rent on Radpad via Android Pay with a credit card, now through the end of this year, completely FEE FREE.

For many people rent makes up a large portion of monthly spending, but they avoid processing it through any sort of application because of fees.

Ends at 5 PM ET: 75,000 Bonus Points on No Annual Fee Hilton

The Hilton HHonors Signature Card's (the one that earns points) sign up bonus has expired.

Just Announced: Hilton 75k Offer Expires Next Friday

The Hilton HHonors Signature Card's sign up bonus has expired. Click here for the top current sign up bonuses.

Through next Friday (April 1, 2016), the Citi® Hilton HHonors™ Visa Signature® Card offers 75,000 bonus HHonors points after spending $2,000 on the card in the first three months.